Trump Takes on General Motors (And Guess Who Wins?)

by Robert Reich Donald Trump’s “America first” economic nationalism is finally crashing into the reality of America’s shareholder-first global capitalism. Last week, General Motors announced it would cut about 14,000 jobs, most of them in… Read More

Paris riots: Macron to hold emergency meeting after worst unrest in decade | World news | The Guardian

The French president, Emmanuel Macron, will hold an emergency meeting of senior ministers on Sunday after central Paris saw its worst unrest in a decade on Saturday. Thousands of masked protesters fought running battles with… Read More

Amazon, Apple and Facebook Once Led the Market. Now They Are Driving it Down.

Apple was worth more than $1 trillion at the start of November. Now, it’s valued at $880 billion. The mighty tech titans and their seemingly endless pipeline of profits, which powered one of the longest… Read More